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Crossroads of History Conference

November 9

Atlanta, the Valley, and the Crossroads of History:

The Battles and Leaders That Influenced Lincoln’s Reelection in 1864

The George Washington Hotel, Winchester, Virginia
Saturday, November 9, 2019, 9am-5pm

In August 1864, the outcome of the Civil War hung in the balance, and Abraham Lincoln’s chances for reelection looked doubtful – until a series of pivotal battles around Atlanta and in the Shenandoah Valley helped propel Lincoln to victory. Led by historians Gary Ecelbarger and Scott Patchan, this conference will examine those events – and the fights and personalities that changed the course of history.

The cost will be $27 for members; $30 for non-members. Lunch will be on your own. Space will be limited, and pre-registration is required.

To register, click the button below or call the SVBF at 540-740-4545.

For more information, call the SVBF at 540-740-4545.

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November 9
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